### Resumé

After cooling below the glass transition, we generate a so-called isomorph from the fluctuations of potential

energy and virial in the NVT ensemble: a set of density, temperature pairs for which structure and dynamics

are identical when expressed in appropriate reduced units. To access dynamical features, we shear the system

using the SLLOD algorithm coupled with Lees-Edwards boundary conditions and study the statistics of stress

fluctuations and the particle displacements transverse to the shearing direction. We find good collapse of the

statistical data, showing that isomorph theory works well in this regime. The analysis of stress fluctuations, in

particular the distribution of stress changes over a given strain interval, allows us to identify a clear signature of

avalanche behavior in the form of an exponential tail on the negative side. This feature is also isomorph invariant.

The implications of isomorphs for theories of plasticity are discussed briefly.

Originalsprog | Engelsk |
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Artikelnummer | 053005 |

Tidsskrift | Physical Review E |

Vol/bind | 100 |

Udgave nummer | 5 |

Antal sider | 15 |

ISSN | 2470-0045 |

DOI | |

Status | Udgivet - 25 nov. 2019 |

### Citer dette

*Physical Review E*,

*100*(5), [053005]. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.100.053005

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*Physical Review E*, bind 100, nr. 5, 053005. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.100.053005

**Isomorph invariance of dynamics of sheared glassy systems.** / Jiang, Yonglun; Weeks, Eric R; Bailey, Nicholas.

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Isomorph invariance of dynamics of sheared glassy systems

AU - Jiang, Yonglun

AU - Weeks, Eric R

AU - Bailey, Nicholas

PY - 2019/11/25

Y1 - 2019/11/25

N2 - We study hidden scale invariance in the glassy phase of the Kob-Andersen binary Lennard-Jones system. After cooling below the glass transition, we generate a so-called isomorph from the fluctuations of potential energy and virial in the NVT ensemble: a set of density, temperature pairs for which structure and dynamics are identical when expressed in appropriate reduced units. To access dynamical features, we shear the system using the SLLOD algorithm coupled with Lees-Edwards boundary conditions and study the statistics of stress fluctuations and the particle displacements transverse to the shearing direction. We find good collapse of the statistical data, showing that isomorph theory works well in this regime. The analysis of stress fluctuations, in particular the distribution of stress changes over a given strain interval, allows us to identify a clear signature of avalanche behavior in the form of an exponential tail on the negative side. This feature is also isomorph invariant. The implications of isomorphs for theories of plasticity are discussed briefly.

AB - We study hidden scale invariance in the glassy phase of the Kob-Andersen binary Lennard-Jones system. After cooling below the glass transition, we generate a so-called isomorph from the fluctuations of potential energy and virial in the NVT ensemble: a set of density, temperature pairs for which structure and dynamics are identical when expressed in appropriate reduced units. To access dynamical features, we shear the system using the SLLOD algorithm coupled with Lees-Edwards boundary conditions and study the statistics of stress fluctuations and the particle displacements transverse to the shearing direction. We find good collapse of the statistical data, showing that isomorph theory works well in this regime. The analysis of stress fluctuations, in particular the distribution of stress changes over a given strain interval, allows us to identify a clear signature of avalanche behavior in the form of an exponential tail on the negative side. This feature is also isomorph invariant. The implications of isomorphs for theories of plasticity are discussed briefly.

UR - http://glass.ruc.dk/pdf/articles/2019_PhysRev_053005.pdf

U2 - 10.1103/PhysRevE.100.053005

DO - 10.1103/PhysRevE.100.053005

M3 - Journal article

VL - 100

JO - Physical Review E

JF - Physical Review E

SN - 2470-0045

IS - 5

M1 - 053005

ER -